ToolTipML Property

Sets the text used for the tooltip of an action, a field, a factbox, or an activity button.

In the client, tooltips appear when you point to caption of the control.

Note

To submit an app to AppSource, you must use .xliff translation files. For more information, see Working with Translation Files.

Applies To

  • Actions in the ribbon

  • Fields on pages

    Note

    List page field tooltips are only shown in the Business Central Web client and Business Central Tablet client.

  • Factboxes

  • Activity buttons

    Note

    Activity button tooltips are only shown in the Business Central Web client.

  • ActionContainers

    Note

    ActionContainers tooltips are only shown on the Business Central Web client for the subtype HomeItems.

Remarks

ToolTipML is multilanguage-enabled. This means that it can contain a list of strings for use by different languages. The text that is used is selected according to the user's current language setting. For more information, see Multilanguage Development.

The ToolTipML property value has the following format.

<Language ID>=<tooltip>  

is a Windows standard three-letter language ID and is the caption text for this language. Semicolons are used to separate entries.

In the following example, values are set for Danish (DAN) and English (ENG).

DAN=Dette felt indeholder kundens navn;ENG=This field contains the customer name  

See Also

ToolTip Property
Guidelines for tooltip text